Archive for July 7th, 2011

Lady’s Island Publix Robbed at Gunpoint

0 / July 7, 2011 12:30 pm

GROCERY STORE ROBBED  by Matt Clancy At 8:50 p.m. on July 6, 2011 Beaufort Police officers responded to a report of an armed robberythat had just occurred at the Publix located at 163 Sea Island Parkway.



0 / July 7, 2011 3:46 am

Exhibit on display at Penn Center   The York W. Bailey Museum at the historic Penn Center proudly presents the debut exhibition of “The Beaufort Basket” by sweetgrass basket maker Jery Bennett-Taylor on Saturday, July 16.  This will be the […]

Senator Tom Davis to speak to LIBPA

Senator Tom Davis to speak to LIBPA

0 / July 7, 2011 3:43 am

The Lady’s Island Business and Professional Association’s July meeting will include S.C. Senator Tom Davis as the guest speaker. Sen. Davis was elected to the South Carolina Senate, representing District 46, in 2008.  He is a graduate of Furman University […]

Lunch is no joke at Hecklers

Lunch is no joke at Hecklers

1 / July 7, 2011 3:40 am

Spotted by the Lunch Bunch: Sarah Brock, Frank Check, Dick Stewart, Courtney Worrell and J.W. Rone     The Lunch Bunch gathered at Hecklers, located at 2121 Boundary Street, Suite 100 in the Beaufort Town Center, next to Higher Ground. […]

Independence Day in Beaufort

0 / July 7, 2011 3:31 am

Beachgoers on all South Carolina beaches (except Hilton Head) participated in the The Second Annual Salute from the Shore on July Fourth. Air Force F-16 “Vipers” flown by 77th Fighter Squadron “The Gamblers” of the 20th Fighter Wing from Shaw […]


0 / July 7, 2011 3:10 am

Congratulations to Diana Steele, who was the first to answer all the questions correctly in The Island News’ Patriotic Quiz. Below are the answers.

water festival entertainment schedule

0 / July 7, 2011 3:08 am

Friday, July 15 OPENING CEREMONY Sponsored by South Carolina Education Lottery Gates open 6 p.m., Ceremony begins 7 p.m. Featuring the Parris Island Marine Band and a spectacular Fireworks Show at dusk. Free admission. Shuttle service available from Beaufort County […]

Hawg Tuff Challenge

Hawg Tuff Challenge

1 / July 7, 2011 3:07 am

By Coach Danny Williams Normally when you hear of football in Beaufort you don’t think of the offensive or defensive lines.  You think of quarterbacks, running backs and kickers. Danny Williams, along with Scott Dennis and Stanley “Scoop” Davis, asked […]

0 / July 7, 2011 3:04 am

King Mackerel Fishing Tournament Captain Nick Russell is sponsoring an American Wounded Veterans King Mackerel Fishing Tournament. Proceeds from this event will be donated to the Independence Fund for the Lieutenant Dan Weekend. Tournament fees are $350 per boat, and […]

Weightlifting team shines

0 / July 7, 2011 3:02 am

Local weightlifters from Team Beaufort won the 13 and under Boy’s National Title and also the Overall Boy’s Title for the fourth year in a row, competing in Flowery Branch, Georgia June 24th through June 26 at the USA Weightlifting […]